Course Proficiencies for CP French I

North BrunswickTownship High School


Course Description:  CP French I introduces students to the language and civilization of the French-speaking world. The course is designed to develop basic skills in speaking, understanding, reading and writing. It provides an introduction to elementary vocabulary and grammatical structures as well as an appreciation of Francophone life, culture, and civilization.

Course Proficiencies
: Upon completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  1. Communicate and interact in a variety of task-oriented and social situations in French.
  2. Sustain simple conversation in French on a variety of topics.
  3. Develop writing skills on a variety of topics.
  4. Comprehend and discuss the content of selected written, oral, and visual materials in French.
  5. Demonstrate comprehension and mastery of elementary grammatical structures, vocabulary and idiomatic expressions.
  6. Demonstrate comprehension and mastery of selected cultural topics dealing with people, places, and events in the French-speaking world with emphasis on geography, art, and opera.

Course Requirements: Students will be expected to:

  1. Attend class regularly and be on time. 
  2. Bring necessary supplies to class.
  3. Complete all in class and homework assignments.
  4. Make-up all work after any absence within a deadline established by school policy.
  5. Maintain a high degree of class participation and preparation.
  6. Demonstrate a cooperative attitude and contribute to the learning process of the class.

 Evaluation Procedures: Marking period grades will be assigned quarterly and will be determined by the following:

  1. Class Participation                                                                 15%
  2. Homework                                                                            15%
  3. Writing                                                                                 15%
  4. Tests, Projects, Oral presentations                                          25%
  5. Quizzes                                                                                30%